Who will be our new enforcer

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Bargs 7 15.22%
Jack 9 19.57%
Weems 1 2.17%
Kleiza 22 47.83%
DeMarr 1 2.17%
Oakley on the bench if we sign him to be a mentor 6 13.04%
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Old 07-28-2010, 01:07 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Someone is going to have to step up to the task
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Old 07-28-2010, 01:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
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isn't there a thread like this already?
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Old 07-28-2010, 01:15 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Why isn't Calderon on the list?
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Old 07-28-2010, 01:31 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Some teams still have enforcers:

LA: Artest/Barnes/Fisher
Celtics: Perkins/KG/Sheed/JO
Bulls: Kurt Thomas
Pistons: Ben Wallace/Maxielle
Bobcats: Dampier

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Old 07-28-2010, 01:36 AM   #5 (permalink)
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A lot of teams still have enforcers:

LA: Artest/Barnes/Fisher
Celtics: Perkins/KG/Sheed
Bulls: Kurt Thomas
Dallas: Jermaine O'neal/Dampier
Pistons: Ben Wallace/Maxielle
JO plays for the celtics and Dampier plays for the bobcats

and we never really had an enforcer last season...evans wasnt himself....the only person i can see stepping up is kleiza or caldy...they both seem to have a lil fire in em...
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Old 07-28-2010, 01:40 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Damn the Celts are stacked on enforcers lol
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Old 07-28-2010, 07:23 AM   #7 (permalink)
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hold on who was our old enforcer?
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Jack or Kleiza. They're both tough-minded and competitive.
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hold on who was our old enforcer?
Joey Graham? Matt Bonner? Hoffa?
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Old 07-28-2010, 09:08 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Kleiza...btw, who was our enforcer las season?

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Meh, just give me 10 tough basketball players and I'll be happy. This isn't hockey where you have designated roles.
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who did we have as an enforcer the last 3 seasons? I dont think we had one, although I dont bad mouth Bosh, he was by far an eforcer.
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Meh, just give me 10 tough basketball players and I'll be happy. This isn't hockey where you have designated roles.
Good, if so we'd have some goon playing 20mpg grabing other players nuts..
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Meh, just give me 10 tough basketball players and I'll be happy. This isn't hockey where you have designated roles.
No, but it'd be nice to have a guy step up and show some testicular fortitude when one of his teammates gets punked.
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.."testicular fortitude"..
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No, but it'd be nice to have a guy step up and show some testicular fortitude when one of his teammates gets punked.
Jack will stand up for a teammate. He won't start a brawl but he'll get in someones face and imo so would Kleiza.

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Good example Jeff. Jack would definitely step up to defend a teammate. And I'm glad we got Kleiza, since he will do the same (Denver experience lol). I just don't want a repeat of the Paul Pierce incident when no one stepped up to defend our ex-star player.
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No, but it'd be nice to have a guy step up and show some testicular fortitude when one of his teammates gets punked.
I'd rather have the entire team then just one guy though personally. When you have that one guy and he's really your only bad ass and he get ejected I wonder what happens to the mentality of your team mates?
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I'd rather have the entire team then just one guy though personally. When you have that one guy and he's really your only bad ass and he get ejected I wonder what happens to the mentality of your team mates?
They get inspired by his refusal to put up with any BS?

And in a perfect world - yeah, the whole team would stand up for each other, but we've seen time and time again over the last how many seasons that never really happens with any of these guys.

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They get inspired by his refusal to put up with any BS?

And in a perfect world - yeah, the whole team would stand up for each other, but we've seen time and time again over the last how many seasons that never really happens with any of these guys.
That's the hope Acie.

And yep, that's this teams problem. Soft mentally. Maybe it's an organizational thing.

The worst part of the clip? The only person who gave a shit was the coach.
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